Category: water collection and storage

WATER IS LIFE: Catchment, Purification & Storage

WATER IS LIFE: Catchment, Purification & Storage Bobby Akart “Prepping For Tomorrow” Audio in player below! On this episode of the Prepping for Tomorrow program, Author Bobby Akart discusses the importance of water in your preparedness plans. The Prepper Rule of Three’s postulates that one can only live three minutes without air, three hours

Water Is Life on Prepping Academy

Water Is Life! Forrest & Kyle “The Prepping Academy” Listen in player below! One of the most important aspects of prepping, water. It is a life giving fundamental we take for granted every day. Whether you’re at home or work you always have ease of access to it. What happens though when the power goes …

Bottled Water-Is It Really Safe for Your Family?

Bottled Water-Is It Really Safe for Your Family? Water is everywhere, right? It’s a natural resource. As a smart prepper you know that water is one of those basic necessities you need to have stockpiled when SHTF. The most convenient way to stockpile water for a lot of preppers, especially those who urban dwellers, planning …

6 Critical Mistakes When Collecting Rainwater!

6 Critical Mistakes When Collecting Rainwater! Rainwater is safe. Rainwater is free. Rainwater needs to be harvested. Unless you leave near a nuclear plant or in a highly polluted region, you shouldn’t shy away from collecting and stockpiling as much rainwater as possible. Although it’s a little acidic, so are many of the foods we …

Spring Cleaning!

Spring Cleaning! Host Lynna “A Preppers Path” Spring and the inevitable Spring Cleaning saga begins. It’s the same story every spring, not that your home is particularly dirty or messy but we all feel that urge to sweep out the winter and bring in the new, the natural cycle of the seasons. Walking down the …

Water and the pumps to get it!

Water and the pumps to get it! Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty” Next to oxygen there is no resource more precious on this planet than water. I used to think water would be the least of my worries because I had a magic faucet that spit out clean water until forever. It becomes one …

Water, storage, and all you need to know!

Water, storage, and all you need to know! There is no more serious concern than water in survival and preparedness. You can improvise a lot of things, but it’s tough to improvise water. You either have it or you don’t have it. There are a lot of nifty tricks for finding water, but if you’re …

Desalination, Unlimited Water!

Desalination, Unlimited Water! Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty” Last week we briefly discussed the article about Texas exploring abanding oil fields and drilling holes for fresh or brackish water. In that article there was talk of a proposed desalination plant. This is the reality of water levels in Texas. When I opened the New …

Gardening without the worry for water.

The inventor of the innovative “Self Watering Rain Gutter Grow System” will joins Doug on Goat Hollow and the Surreal News. It’s an exciting new way to garden without the hassle of watering. Imagine container gardening with very little weeding, complete control of your soil, and massive yields. Since Larry invented this system it’s been …

Incredible possibilities and options a windmill can create!

Tilting at windmills or the act of committing something useless. This Sunday The Other Side of A Preppers Path isn’t tilting at windmills but rather nodding in agreement with them. Join Lynna as she explores the world of the windmill, it’s history, uses and what it can mean for those wanting to have as self …

Water treatment and purification!

Water, water everywhere and nary a drop to drink!  Yup, you guessed it, this week on The Prepared Canadian we take a look at water treatment.  As a compliment to my presentation at the Ontario provincial prepper meetup in Huntsville this weekend, I thought I would give those who can’t be there a chance to …

Home emergency kit, safe storage, and more!

It’s back to basics time again on The Prepared Canadian! From time to time, a surge of new Preppers in the forum prompts me to get back to the basics of prepping. Now is another one of those times. This week, we will take a look at putting together a very basic home emergency kit. …

Gardening and Drought on “Preparing to Provide”

Gardening in a Drought on Preparing to provide! … With the crazy spring weather, a lot of gardens are late this year, putting them right in the middle of summer when it’s often hot and dry. Dealing with drought can be a real challenge. But it doesn’t have to be. There are many ways to …